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24 remains of human trafficking victims laid to rest

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Monday, 6 July 2015.

ALOR STAR: The fourth batch of 24 remains, believed to be Rohingyas, which were found at the detention camps in Bukit Burma, Wang Kelian in Perlis last month were laid to rest at Kampung Tualang cemetery here early this morning.

Scheduled water disruptions in two areas in Johor

By Halim Said - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

JOHOR BARU: There will be scheduled water disruptions in two areas in Johor due to maintenance works carried out at the Panchor 2 water treatment plant in Muar and the Air Tawar 1 water pump house in Kota Tinggi.

Fisherman’s body found floating near Pulau Kapas

Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KEMAMAN: The body of a fisherman reported missing since 14 days ago in the waters off Kemaman, was found floating about 17 nautical miles from Pulau Kapas yesterday.

Batu Kurau district a durian haven soon: Tajuddin

Sunday, 5 July 2015.

LARUT: Batu Kurau district here will soon be developed as a durian plantation area, said Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman.

Crowd turns rowdy during DAP forum in Seri Alam

By Ahmad Fairuz Othman - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

JOHOR BARU: A forum at a coffee shop near here involving DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang turned rowdy when a group of 50 people shouted insults and threw cups and other projectiles at another DAP leader who was giving a speech.

Ketengah registers lower profits

By Zarina Abdullah - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KUALA TERENGGANU: Central Terengganu Development Authority (Ketengah) registered 34 million profits last year, registering a slight drop following the drop in palm and palm kernal oil.

A 24-hour convenient store robbed by a lone man with a toy gun

By BALVIN KAUR - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: A lone man armed with a toy gun robbed off cash and six packets of cigarettes from a 24-hour convenience store at Jalan Terengganu here early today.

“I will decide on course of action regarding these malicious accusations in a few days,” says PM Najib

By SYED UMAR ARIFF and TASNIM LOKMAN - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

SEMENYIH: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is consulting his lawyers to take legal action against allegedly defamatory articles concerning the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) furore.

Missing 2-year-old boy found dead at sea

By EUNICE AU - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

PORT KLANG: A two-year-old boy was found dead in the sea near his home in Pulau Ketam, here, today.

Man on his way to shop chased, slashed to death

By Raja Khalidatul Asrin - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

IPOH: A 45-year-old man was found dead with seven slash wounds on his head and arms at the back lane in Taman Klebang Restu here today.

Police seize 30g drugs, arrest 23 men during Op Sarang in Wangsa Maju

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Police nabbed 23 men believed to be involved in drug related activities during an operation conducted at several places in the city, on Saturday.

Bung Mokhtar voices support for PM

By Kristy Inus - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: Umno supreme council member Datuk Bung Moktar Radin has voiced his support for the Prime Minister and his intention to discuss with the Attorney-General in taking legal action against those slandering him and the government.

Toddler who was blown away in a storm is recovering

By AVILA GERALDINE - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: The toddler who was blown away by strong winds during a storm is recuperating in the Likas Women and Children’s Hospital, here.

Authenticity of long-lost Oath Stone plaque to be investigated

By Kristy Inus - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: Keningau district office with the help of the police, will investigate the authenticity of the long-lost original 'Oath Stone' plaque that has been circulated in Facebook last night which sparked the interest of many Sabahans.

Refrain from speculating on allegations made against PM, says Hishammuddin

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein today urged all parties to refrain from making speculations on allegations made against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak concerning the issues surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Attacks against a serving PM is irresponsible, reckless journalism: Zahid Hamidi

Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The following is a statement by Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on the national security.

Maidam to continue sponsor students overseas

By ADRIAN DAVID - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

KUALA TERENGGANU: Excellent students in Terengganu will continue to be sent abroad to further their education, assured an executive councillor.

Man claims trial to trafficking girl

By Chuah Bee Kim - Sunday, 5 July 2015.

JOHOR BARU: A 27-year-old man claimed trial at the Sessions Court here today to trafficking a girl, now 18, and forcing her to work as a labourer from January 15, 2011 to May 17, 2013 in Skudai here.

Alleged pervert’s motorcycle owned by a businesswoman

Sunday, 5 July 2015.

HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN shamira@nst.com.my

Orphans receive assistance from PM's wife

Saturday, 4 July 2015.

NIK IMRAN ABDULLAH

Four kayakers lost in sea and found their way back

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: Four people kayaking off Tanjung Bungah here were lost at sea and found their way back to land.

Malaysian govt donates to build mosque in Seville

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian government has donated USD1 million to build a mosque and Islamic cultural centre in Seville, Spain.

Thunderstorm wreak havoc at Batu Buruk recreational area, vehicles damaged

By ROSLI ZAKARIA - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

KUALA TERENGGANU: Thunderstorm wreaked havoc at the Batu Buruk recreational areas an hour before the breaking of fast today, uprooting several trees and damaging several vehicles.

WSJ allegations are based on concocted information: Dr Maximus Ongkili

By Kristy Inus - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: The allegations by Wall Street Journal (WSJ) against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak are serious and based on unfounded information, said Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili.

PM joins women folks to stir porridge

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

PEKAN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined women folks to stir the "bubur lambuk" (traditional porridge) for the breaking of fast event at his residence here today.

Task force to probe 1MDB

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: A special task force had been set up to initiate investigation into 1 Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) issues including claim saying that it had provided funds to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

Strong winds in Kedah uproot several trees

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

ALOR STAR: Strong winds and heavy rain resulted in trees being uprooted and falling along several roads here today.

Muhyiddin calls for thorough probe

By ZAFIRA ANWAR - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), police, Bank Negara Malaysia together with the Attorney-General's Chambers must immediately investigate the allegations made by American daily newspaper The Wall Street Journal against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

Two-year-old boy dies, police detain adopted parents for questioning

By Adib Povera and Esther Landau - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

MIRI: A two-year-old boy, believed to have been victim of abuse, died at the Miri General Hospital here early today.

NGO files police report against Tun M for undermining public order

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Saturday, 4 July 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: A non-governmental organisation has lodged a police report against former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed for allegedly undermining public order in the country.